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Purkiss Family Origin

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Purkiss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Butcher

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Purkiss family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Purkiss. The most common Purkiss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Purkiss's were Farmers.

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Purkiss Historical Records

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Purkiss Life Expectancy

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